Nepenthes x Rebecca Soper
Ease to Grow: Easy
Native Range: Parents from Philippine Highlands
Zones: 11-12 (9-14)
Nepenthes x Rebecca Soper, is a medium size, robust growing carnivorous tropical pitcher plant with dark deep purple pitchers. The inner tube is speckled red. It is a cross between N. ventricosa and N. gracillima. It is quite adaptable, heat and cold tolerant and does well in a window. It is quite good at catching large insects, such as: stink bugs, wasps and yellow jackets. It is a great house plant, that can be grown outdoors in the warm weather with a minimal transition period. It is a good Nepenthes for beginners.
Plants are shipped bare-root, wrapped in damp sphagnum moss. Photographs are representative of species, not the specific plant shipped.
Plant Type: Perennial, tropical
Soil: Live Sphagnum Moss or Nepenthes Mix
Light: Bright indirect indoors, full to partial sun outdoors
Use: Great house plant for the sunroom, window sill, terrarium, or greenhouse.